Young Buck Arrested For Threatening To Burn Down His Ex’s Apartment

By Mike Winslow | Allhiphop.com July 22, 2016 (AllHipHop News) Rapper Young Buck cooled his heels behind bars, after he allegedly threatened to set his girlfriend’s apartment on fire. The rapper allegedly threatened his ex girlfriend on Wednesday (July 20), went to her apartment and kicked down the door during another domestic dispute with the […]

The Game meets with L.A. gangs in an effort to stop killings

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By Nicole Santa Cruz | Latimes.com July 17, 2016 Hip-hop artist the Game urged gang members from across Southern California on Sunday to stop the violence in the midst of the national focus on the recent police shootings of African-American men. The Game, whose real name is Jayceon Terrell Taylor, told the hundreds gathered for […]

RIP: DTTX of Lighter Shade Of Brown Dies

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By Houston Williams | AllHipHopcom July 15, 2016 (AllHipHop News) DTTX of the classic Mexican American Hip-Hop group Lighter Shade of Brown has died after being taken off life support today, AllHipHop has learned. DTTX, whose real name is Bobby Ramirez, was on life support and rumored to be dead after multiple stations actually reported […]

The Game, Snoop Dogg & Minister Louis Farrakhan Call Meeting For Gang Members To Unite

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By Victoria Hernandez | Hiphopdx.com July 14, 2016 | 11:36 AM Los Angeles, CA – The Game is calling for all gang members to meet him, Snoop Dogg and Minister Louis Farrakhan to have an open discussion about the state of the streets today. The Compton, California rapper made the announcement on Instagram today for […]

Convicts Talk About Why Jay Z’s ‘Reasonable Doubt’ Is Still Every Hustler’s Favorite Album

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By Seth Ferranti | Vice.com June 25, 2016 Jay Z’s Reasonable Doubt turns 20 today and, in retrospect, its release in 1996 was exactly what East Coast hip-hop needed. Filled with vivid storytelling of street hustling, drug trafficking, and Brooklyn bravado in both its lyrics and skits, Hova’s debut studio album brought kingpin tall tales […]

YG Admits Paranoia Made Him Question If DJ Mustard Had Him Shot (VIDEO)

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June 21, 2016 by Yohance Kyles | Allhiphop.com (AllHipHop News) YG’s life has included hardships such as getting shot at a Los Angeles studio last year. The Compton rapper agreed to speak with a licensed therapist about his battles with paranoia over the violent incident. Viceland’s Noisey filmed the counseling session with YG and Siri […]

Troy Ave Indicted In The Irving Plaza Concert Shooting

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Kiyonna Anthony , Editor | Globalgrind.com June 10, 2016 Troy Ave was indicted on charges related to the fatal shooting at Irving Plaza last month which left one dead and three people injured. According to reports, a grand jury found there was enough evidence for the case to proceed, and Assistant District Attorney Christine Keenan […]

Gun used in deadly Irving Plaza concert shooting found in minivan of suspect Troy Ave

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BY Rocco Parascandola, Erin Durkin and Thomas Tracy | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 4:55 PM The gun used in the Irving Plaza concert shooting that left one person dead and two wounded was recovered in a secret compartment of the minivan belonging to the rapper accused of being the triggerman. The […]

‘O.J.: Made In America’ Is The ‘Other’ O.J. Simpson Project And The Only One That Matters

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By: Mike Ryan | Uproxx.com 05.25.16 “All I know is someone else did 10 hours about O.J.” These are the words of director Ezra Edelman, who earlier this year couldn’t help but avoid the reactions to that other O.J. Simpson project, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story. All the while he knew he […]

Shyne Po’s Full Belize Performance From Bad Boy Reunion Show At Barclays Center [Video]

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By Bossip Staff May 25, 2016 Shyne may reside in Belize but the notorious Brooklyn rapper made an appearance at Barclays Center over the weekend to the surprise of many. REVOLT traveled down to meet with Shyne to capture him performing “Bad Boyz” and delivering a message for the Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour. It […]

9 Burning Questions About “60 Days In” Answered

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Jarett Wieselman | BuzzFeed.com May 20, 2016, at 7:55 a.m. Seven law-abiding citizens volunteered to spend two months behind bars to help a frustrated sheriff fix his problematic prison, and every second was filmed for A&E’s hit docuseries. This is how they pulled it off. Over the course of two months, a clandestine operation took […]

Gang Members Admit To Murder of Magnolia Shorty

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By G. Avant | Allhiphop.com May 18, 2016 (AllHipHop News) An intense investigation of notorious New Orleans street gang 3MG has led to two members of the gang confessing to the murder of rapper Magnolia Shorty among others. Tyrone “Biscuit” Knockum, 25, and Rico “Freaky” Jackson, 33, are both 3NG members. They admitted to being […]